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Please note that due to health concerns relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), our drop in services are currently unavailable.

We're still offering information and advice via:

We'll attempt to make contact on 3 occasions via your preferred channel. Please note that telephones will display an unknown caller when we call. If you have email remember to check your spam folder if you haven't heard from us.

Dropping in

Our office waiting rooms can be very busy places. Please be assured that our volunteer advisers will do their very best to see you as quickly as possible, however there can be unavoidable delays. If you're unable to wait you can request us to telephone you. Please note that telephone call backs are usually undertaken within 2 working days. If you feel that your issue cannot wait that long, please tell the receptionist.

To assist in achieving continuing improvements in client service, we have a client feedback system, which enables us to monitor each aspect of our service, from initial reception through to helpfulness of the advice interview for the client. Please do take a minute to complete a feedback form following your interview.

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Town centres

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Wigan

Wigan Life Centre
The Wiend
Wigan
WN1 1NH

Drop in: Mon - Thu 09:00 - 15:00, Fri 09:00 - 13:30
Debt service: Mon, Thu 09:00 - 14:00
Help to Claim service: Mon - Fri 09:00 - 15:00

Leigh

The Turnpike
Civic Square
Leigh
WN7 1EB

Drop in: Mon, Tue, Thu 09:00 - 15:00, Fri 09:00 - 13:30
Debt service: Tue, Thu 09:00 - 14:00

Magnum House, Suite 2.1
33 Lord Street
Leigh
WN7 1BY

Digital Hub service only: Tue, Fri 10:30 - 14:00
Help to Claim service: Mon - Fri 10:00 - 16:00

General outreach locations

We also have various outreach locations with more being added all the time. Please see below for more details.

Monday

Every Monday Brookmill Medical Centre College Street
Leigh
WN7 2RB
Drop in: 09:15 - 12:00
Every Monday Wigan & Leigh County Court Wigan & Leigh Court House
Darlington Street
Wigan
WN1 1DW
Drop in: 09:00 - 12:00
Service is for people attending court in respect of housing possession proceedings
Every Monday Wigan Jobcentre Plus Brocol House
71 King Street
Wigan
WN1 1EA
Drop in: 09:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only
Every Monday Leigh Jobcentre Plus Roydale House
2, 10 Windermere Rd
Leigh
WN7 1UT
Drop in: 09:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only

Tuesday

Tuesday monthly
Every 4th Tuesday
Ashton Jobcentre Plus 17-19 Gerard Street
Ashton-in-Makerfield
WN4 9AB
Drop in: 14:30 - 16:15
Every Tuesday
Chandler House Surgery Poolstock Lane
Wigan
WN3 5DX
Drop in: 09:00 - 10:45 & 15:00 - 16:30
(Appointments in between)
Every Tuesday Wigan Jobcentre Plus Brocol House
71 King Street
Wigan
WN1 1EA
Drop in: 09:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only
Every Tuesday Leigh Jobcentre Plus Roydale House
2, 10 Windermere Rd
Leigh
WN7 1UT
Drop in: 09:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only

Wednesday

Every Wednesday Beech Hill Medical Practice 278a Gidlow Lane
Wigan
WN6 7PD
Drop in: 09:00 - 12:30
(Practice patients only)
Every Wednesday Atherton Foodbank Atherton Parish Church
Market Place
Atherton
M46 0DD
Drop in: 13:00 - 15:00
Every Wednesday Wigan Jobcentre Plus Brocol House
71 King Street
Wigan
WN1 1EA
Drop in: 10:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only
Every Wednesday Leigh Jobcentre Plus Roydale House
2, 10 Windermere Rd
Leigh
WN7 1UT
Drop in: 10:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only

Thursday

Every Thursday Pennygate Medical Centre 109 Ladies Lane
Hindley
WN2 2QG
Drop in: 11:00 - 12:30
Every Thursday Bethel Community Centre Atherton Road
Hindley Green
WN2 4SQ
Drop in: 14:00 - 16:30
Every Thursday Sunshine House Wellington Street
Wigan
WN1 3SA
Drop in: 09:00 - 10:30 & 15:00 - 16:30
(Appointments in between)
Every Thursday Wigan Jobcentre Plus Brocol House
71 King Street
Wigan
WN1 1EA
Drop in: 09:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only
Every Thursday Leigh Jobcentre Plus Roydale House
2, 10 Windermere Rd
Leigh
WN7 1UT
Drop in: 09:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only
Every Thursday Ashton Jobcentre Plus 17-19 Gerard Street
Ashton-in-Makerfield
WN4 9AB
Drop in: 10:00 - 16:00
Help to Claim service only

Friday

Every other Friday Wigan Borough Armed Forces Community HQ Molyneux House
School Lane
Wigan
WN1 3SE
Drop in: 10:00 - 13:00
(For ex-services only)
Every Friday Wigan Jobcentre Plus Brocol House
71 King Street
Wigan
WN1 1EA
Drop in: 09:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only
Every Friday Leigh Jobcentre Plus Roydale House
2, 10 Windermere Rd
Leigh
WN7 1UT
Drop in: 09:00 - 15:00
Help to Claim service only

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